(18 Episodes) "Tennessee Jed" Broadcast in the mid-late 1940s, "Tennessee Jed" was a Monday thru Friday, 15 minute per episode, Western Soap Opera; the only sponsor for "Tennessee Jed" was Tip Top Bread. The role of Tennessee Jed Sloan was played by two men, Johnny Thomas and Don MacLaughlin; Sloans co-star was his faithful horse, Smokey. * def gp ddh ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Tennessee Jed, Tennessee Jed Sloan, OTR Westerns
(44 Episodes 'Avalon Time' plus 15 'Red Skelton Radio Show' Eps = 59 Episodes) 'Avalon Time,' Avalon Cigarettes sponsored, was Red (for his hair colour) Skelton's first paid gig. OTR * def gp ddh ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Comedy, Red Skelton
(03 Episodes - 1 Inc) "Sad Sack" Created by Sgt. George Baker during WWII, "Sad Sack" began his life as a Comic Strip character when, on June 1942, Harvey Comics issued the first Sad Sack Comic book titled "Yank the Army Weekly". In the summer of 1946, with the help of Herb Vigran & Sponsor Old Gold Cigarettes, Sad Sack came to life on the radio. Sad Sack" aired as the summer replacement for Frank Sinatra's radio program which lasted from June 12th until... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: OTR, Old Time Radio, Sitcom, Situation Comedy, Comic Book, Sad Sack
(14 Episodes) OTR Correll & Gosden (aka Sam 'n Henry) (aka Amos & Andy) SAM 'N' HENRY, and later AMOS 'N' ANDY, was the start of radio serials. It wasn't uncommon for real talent to leave a program and start a new show under a new name, leaving the station with the former program in name only. This happened often, and it happened with one of the earliest, most popular and longest running radio programs, one that hit the air in 1926. Charles Correll & Freeman Gosden had been working... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Charles Correll & Freeman Gosden, Sam 'n' Henry, Amos & Andy. OTR Sitcom, Old Time Radio...
(66 Episodes) The Adventures of Maisie (aka Maisie): was a radio comedy series starring Ann Sothern, as under-employed entertainer Maisie Ravier, a spin-off of Sothern's successful 1939-1947 Maisie movie series. Sponsored by Eversharp, the first series ran on CBS from July 5, 1945 to March 28, 1947, airing on Thursdays at 8:30pm during the first two months, then moving to Wednesdays at 9:30pm (1945-46), then Fridays at 10:30pm (1946-47). from 1949 to 1952, Maisie was in syndication with Pat... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio Sitcom, OTR Comedy, OTR Sitcom. The Adventures of Maisie, Ann Southern
(41 Episodes: 1st 3 Cases) "The Misadventures of Si & Elmer" (aka "Si & Elmer") was a daily 15 minute comedic soap opera, broadcast in the early 1930s. Story of two old fellas who decide later-in-life (their mid-60s) to become detectives. The boys manage to receive their detective licence, quickly open their own agency, studying their work-manual as they investigate. The antics to follow are quite hilarious and worth following - regardless of the 1 and 1/2 Minute... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Misadventures of Si & Elmer, Serial, OTR Soap Opera, OTR Sitcom, Comedy Detective
(23 Episodes) "Dad & Dave from Snake Gully" is a 1937 Australian 11 Minute daily Radio Soap Opera. It is the story of a country family in the fictional town of Snake Gulley, Australia. It is relaxing to listen to the stories involved in the peaceful lives of these Snake Gulley family members & friends. Favourite meeting place? Why, the local neighbourhood pub, of course. Enjoyable program! * def gp ddh ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Dad & Dave from Snake Gully, OTR Soap Opera, OTR Australia
(93 episodes) Baby Snooks, first portrayed by Fanny Brice during her 1912 vaudeville act, was Fanny's version of the then-time actress, Baby Peggy. Brice later admitted that even though Baby Snooks was a version of herself as a child, Baby Snooks was a caricature of Baby Peggy. In 1934, Fanny wore the Baby Snooks costume (of long, curly, bleach blond hair held together with a large pink ribbon, baggy dress, Buster Brown-like shoes w ankle socks and a big pink all-day sucker) during her time in... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Baby Snooks, Fanny Brice, Hanley Stafford, OTR Comedy, OTR Sitcom
(309 Episodes on 2 pgs) Pg 1 of 2 - 087 of 309 Eps Pg 2 of 2 - 222 of 309 Eps AMOS & ANDY: Pg 2 of 2 including: 1) First Lines of each episode 2) Program Announcers 3) Program Sponsorship Descriptions 4) Names of All Deleted Doubles Listed as "aka" in Title and Name description 5) BBC 2 Part Documentary: The Real Amos & Andy It took me 3 weeks to clean up my Amos & Andy collection. By cleaning up, I mean I have removed (75 plus) existing doubles, as a result of mis-dated,... ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Amos & Andy, Sam & Henry, Freeman Gosden & Charles Correll, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy Teams
(309 Episodes on 2 pgs) Pg 1 of 2 - 087 of 309 Eps Pg 2 of 2 - 222 of 309 Eps AMOS & ANDY: (Pg 1 of 2) including: 1) First Lines of each episode 2) Program Announcers 3) Program Sponsorship Descriptions 4) Names of All Deleted Doubles Listed as "aka" in Title and Name description It has taken me 3 weeks (so far) to clean up my Amos & Andy collection. By cleaning up, I mean I have removed (75 and counting) existing doubles as a result of mis-dated, mis-numbered and mis-titled... ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Amos & Andy, Situation Comedy, Radio Sitcom
(14 Episodes) CANDY MATSON, Yukon 28209 Starring: Natalie Masters Created by: Monty Masters NBC-KGO San Francisco Sustaining Production Announcer: Dudley Manlove Natalie Masters was the star player of private eye Candy Matson, YUKON 2-8209, an NBC West Coast show which first aired in March 1949, and created by husband Monty Masters. He cast his wife, Natalie Parks, in the title role of this sassy, sexy PI. Her understated love interest, Lt. Ray Mallard, was played by Henry Leff while her... ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Comedy Detective, Comedy Mystery, Women Detectives, Candy Matson, Yukon 28209,...
(97 Episodes) "The Aldrich Family" is one of those really GREAT and TIMELESS Old Time Radio sitcoms that make you laugh every time you listen to it. The main characters (created by Clifford Goldsmith) never age. Henry Aldrich (portrayed by Ezra Stone, Vic Jones and Bobby Ellis) is one of those types of teenagers everyone has met at sometime during life, as is his best buddy, Homer Brown (Jackie Kelk, Jack Grimes, Johnny Fieldler). More characters: Mary (Henry's sister); Alice and Sam... ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, The Aldrich Family, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy, OTR Situation Comedy
(82 Episodes) UPDATE 2011-03-14: 14 additional episodes UPDATE 2010-07-13: 19 additional episodes "Five Minute Mysteries" was broadcast on the MBS (Mutual Broadcasting System) from 1947-08-10 thru to 1950-03-27. Listening carefully to every word spoken about these terrific (but brief) mysteries was essential, as each mystery was very well written. It is often difficult to come up with the right answer. Comparable with the Ellery Queen One Minute Mysteries! * def gp ddh ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Five Minute Mysteries, 5 Minute Mysteries, OTR, Old Time Radio
(143 Episodes) Update: ** Episode information added to all uploads prior to Jan 05, 2011 JACK BENNY (Feb 14, 1894 – Dec 26, 1974) Jack Benny, born Benjamin Kubelsky, was an American comedian, vaudevillian, radio, television, and film actor. Widely recognized as one of the leading American entertainers of the 20th century, Benny played the role of the comic penny-pinching miser, insisting on remaining 39 years old on stage despite his actual age, and often (although an accomplished violinist)... ( 14 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio Comedy, OTR Sitcom, The Jack Benny Show, Rochester. Jello
(106 Episodes) "Have Gun Will Travel," the 106 episode radio Western created by Sam Rolfe & Herb Meadow (starring John Dehner as Paladin) was broadcast on ABC radio, November 23, 1958 to November 22, 1960. Paladin 'Gun For Hire' lived in & worked out of the Carleton Hotel, in 1875 San Francisco. During many episodes, we heard Paladin in conversation with the Carleton Hotel's Chinese bell hop, 'Hey-Boy' (starring Ben Wright). Have Gun Will Travel was one of those very rare... ( 11 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio Western, OTR Western, ABC, Paladin, OTR Western Drama
(178 Episodes Plus 2 Auditions) "Our Miss Brooks" Regarding these 178 Eps of Old Time Radio Sitcom, "Our Miss Brooks," with Eve Arden ...... I do realize there are many MANY OMB downloads available online, which possibly prompts you to think ".. right .... yet another person uploading that which has already been (countless times!) uploaded!" As a rookie down-loader, I found misnamed episodes etc extremely confusing. I ended up with so many files that turned out to... ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio Comedy, Our Miss Brooks, OTR Sitcom, Eve Arden, Gale Gordon